Bovine viral diarrhea
Bolin, Steven R. Virology Cattle Research, Agricultural Research Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Ames, Iowa.
- The virus
- Clinical disease
- Mode of transmission
- Diagnosis, treatment, and control
- Links to Primary Literature
- Additional Readings
An economically important, multisystemic viral disease of cattle that is common worldwide. The causal agent is bovine viral diarrhea virus (BVDV). Cattle of all ages may be infected with this virus, and a variety of acute or chronic disease processes occur that may affect the digestive, respiratory, and reproductive systems.
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